Victim Assistance Resources

As a victim, you may feel......

  • Isolated-as if nobody understands your feelings.
  • Frustrated with the lack of information you receive.
  • Angry with the "system".
  • A lack of control over your situation.


Click on links below :

Asians Americans for Community Involvement (AACI)Top of page

2400 Moorpark Ave., San Jose, CA 95131
Phone: (408) 975 - 2730 HOTLINE
FAX: (408) 975 - 2745

AACI is Santa Clara County's largest community-based organization focused on the Asian American community.

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)Top of page

373 S. Monroe Street, Suite G San Jose, CA 95128
Phone: (408) 260-0111  
FAX (408) 261-3721

MADD provides victim assistance, case watching, education, public awareness and monitoring legislation issues as they apply to drinking and driving.

"If you drink, don't drive - Stay Alive..."

Next Door - Solutions to Domestic ViolenceTop of page

Address: 234 E. Gish Road, Suite 200, San Jose, CA 95112
Office phone: 408-501-7550
Office fax: 408-441-7562

24-HOUR Crisis Hotline: (408) 279-2962

Next Door provides counseling, emergency shelter, legal assistance, a 24-hour hotline, and other services for victims of domestic violence.

Parents of Murdered ChildrenTop of page

215 Liberty Street Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Phone: (831) 426-0874 
FAX: (831) 971-8355

Parents of Murdered Children is a self-help organization that provides on-going professional support to survivors of homicide victims through meetings, peer counseling, telephone friends and a newsletter.

Santa Clara County (SART)Top of page

Sexual Assault Response Team
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

751 South Bascom Avenue
Bldg. H12
San Jose, CA 95128

Phone: (408) 885-6466 FAX: (408) 885-2247

SART provides emergency comprehensive medical / forensic victim examinations and expert witness testimony following allegations of adult sexual assault.

Santa Clara County District AttorneyTop of page

70 West Hedding Street
San Jose, CA 95110

Phone: (408) 299-7400 FAX: (408) 286-5437

The DA's office has specialized teams to enhance services to victims, including Domestic Violence, Robbery, Assault, Vehicular Crime, Child Abduction, Elder and Child Abuse, Consumer Fraud, Homicide and Sexual Assault.

Santa Clara County Probation Restorative Justice Project Top of page

840 Guadalupe Parkway
San Jose, CA 95110

Phone: (408) 278-5900  
FAX: (408) 294-1872

Santa Clara County Probation Department Web Site

The Restorative Justice Project works to implement a balanced approach to the justice system: Protection of primary/secondary victims, accountability for offenders, and increased competency for youthful offenders.

Santa Clara County Social Services AgencyTop of page

Department of Child and Family Services

373 W Julian Street
San Jose, CA 95110

Phone 408/975-5100
Fax 408/975-5844

Child and Family Services provides intervention and advocacy to at-risk children and to families in danger of child abuse and neglect.

Support Network for Battered Women (YWCA)Top of page

375 South Third Street
San Jose, CA 95112

Phone: (408) 295-4011   
FAX: (408) 295-0608

24-hr Hotline: (800) 572-2782 

The Support Network provides assistance to victims of Domestic Violence through crisis counseling, emergency shelter service, a 24-hour bilingual hotline, legal services and children's services.

SV FACES/Victim Witness Assistance ProgramTop of page

777 North First Street, Suite 220 San Jose, CA 95112

Phone: (408) 295-2656 
FAX (408) 289-5430

Help for Crime Victims and Witnesses - Crisis counceling, follow-up care, assistance in court, recovery of loss services and assistance.

U.S. Attorney's Office, Victim & Witness AssistanceTop of page

US Attorney's Office
150 Almaden Blvd., Suite 900
San Jose, CA 95113

Main Office: (408) 535-5061   
FAX (408) 535-5066 

Victims and Witnesses of federal crimes receive direct services including notification, referrals, court accompaniment and other assistance.

Violence Intervention Program (VIP)Top of page

Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

751 South Bascom Avenue
Bldg. H12
San Jose, CA 95128

Phone: (408) 885-6466 FAX: (408) 885-2247

VIP provides emergency, comprehensive medical/forensic victim examinations and expert witness testimony following allegations of domestic violence.

YWCA 24-hour Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Crisis LineTop of page

24-hr Hotline: (408) 287-3000

YWCA of Silicon Valley

The Valley Rape Crisis Center provides a 24-hr crisis line, in-person counseling, accompaniment to hospitals, police departments and court, support groups, self defense, and prevention programs.


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